22 Feb 1938

  • Boris Shaposhnikov was awarded his second Order of the Red Star. ww2dbase [Boris Shaposhnikov | CPC]
  • Semyon Timoshenko was awarded the Order of Lenin for the first time. ww2dbase [Semyon Timoshenko | CPC]
  • Kliment Voroshilov was awarded the Order of Lenin for the second time and received the medal commemorating "XX Years of the Workers' and Peasants' Red Army". ww2dbase [Kliment Voroshilov | CPC]

Timeline Section Founder: Thomas Houlihan
Contributors: Alan Chanter, C. Peter Chen, Thomas Houlihan, Hugh Martyr, David Stubblebine
Special Thanks: Rory Curtis

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